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  • Main News
    The Art of Dying WellThe Art of Dying Well

    In November, the month of the Holy Souls, the Bishops’ Conference launched a new website, called ‘There is evidence that many people want to engage in a conversation about death and dying,’ explained Bishop John Sherrington. ‘The Parlia...

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    London Church Leaders Unite to Combat Intolerance

    On 7 December, London’s Church Leaders launched a new campaign in response to the ongoing refugee crisis, and following continued reports of intolerance and heightened tension in the wake of the EU Referendum. #LondonUnited encourages churches r...

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  • Archbishop
    Cardinal Vincent: Harness the potential within religious traditions for peace and just concern

    At a conference on The Cardinal was responding to an address given by Dr Christopher Moran which outlined some of the contributing factors to the work for peace in Northern Ireland. Calling to mind too the situation in the Holy Land, he spoke o...

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    A Journey in the Footsteps of the English Martyrs

    On 1 December Bishop Nicholas celebrated Mass at Tyburn Convent commemorating the 435 Having spent time at the college both in formation for the priesthood and later as Rector, Bishop Nicholas has had much opportunity to reflect on the lives an...

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  • Education
    St Anthony’s School for Girls Announces New Scholarships

    St Anthony’s School for Girls will provide two new scholarships of 20 per cent of annual school fees, for September 2017 entrants to the school.   The scholarships will be awarded on academic merit by the school and will cover the entire educ...

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  • Marriage & Family
    'The Joy of Love': A Day on Marriage Preparation

    On Saturday 26 Attendees from parishes throughout the diocese took part in the second of our training sessions for the new guidelines on marriage preparation and for parishes looking to offer or improve marriage preparation.   The speakers,...

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    #comehomeforchristmas

    This Christmas we invite you to come home and experience the welcome of your Catholic community. Come and receive the warm family welcome of returning home for Christmas where there is already a place waiting for you. Many of us fall away from ...

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  • Marriage & Family
    A Children’s Advent Activity Calendar and Advent Wreath 2016

    An Advent Calendar for Children – with a little activity to do each day!  

     

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    Standing for Faith and Freedom on #RedWednesday

    On 23 November buildings across the country were lit red to raise awareness of religious persecution and to stand up for faith and freedom. The #RedWednesday campaign, led by Aid to the Church in Need, honours those persecuted or killed in acts of...

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  • Education
    Closing the Year of Mercy at St Martha's

    St Martha’s School in Hadley Wood, closed the Year of Mercy on 18 November with a beautiful balloon ceremony. There was a short assembly led by School Chaplain Helen Baly reiterating what the Year of Mercy was about and entailed. She gave a num...

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